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Physicians Question ‘Voluntary’ Nature Of CDC’s New Opioid Guidelines

Comments will be accepted until Jan. 13 on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines, which were issued as a response to the nation's growing problem with opioid overdoses. Meanwhile, a New Hampshire task force on heroin and opioid abuse has sent its recommendations to the state's governor. A public hearing process is now slated to begin next month.

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